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Young Iredell Cancer patient Dalton Edwards has died

Dalton Edwards, who inspired Iredell County and beyond through his dealings with Cancer, has died. The “Pray for Dalton” Facebook Page posted Sunday afternoon that Dalton had passed-away around 9:00 am. A graduate of West Iredell High School, Dalton has had the community’s attention and support in recent years including through the publishing of a […]

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Samuel Kennington - Picture courtesy of Iredell-Statesville Schools

I-SS Board nominates replacement for Haynes seat

PRESS RELEASE Mr. Samuel Kennington was nominated and approved by the Iredell-Statesville Schools Board of Education to replace Board Member Cindy Haynes (District 3) in a special election on October 2, 2017. He was sworn in at the regularly scheduled Board of Education meeting Monday, October 9, 2017. Mr. Kennington received his Bachelor’s from East […]

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Mitchell Community College reveals plans for health sciences building

PRESS RELEASE Statesville, NC – Mitchell Community College recently announced the exterior design for the College’s new Health Sciences Building. The exterior design will feature a modern façade with a 2 story, glass front atrium. Portions of the former Davis Hospital entrance have been preserved for use in the atrium, upholding the site’s history. Mitchell’s […]

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(front row L-R) Heather Bailey, Iredell County Sheriffs Office
Kendal Tifft, Iredell County S.O.
Jennie Hager, Iredell County S.O. (back row L-R) James Hardee, Iredell County S.O.
Jonathan Graves, Iredell County S.O.
Brandon Robinson, Iredell County S.O.
Corey Palin, Lincoln County S.O. - Submitted Photo

Seven from Iredell Sheriff’s Office first to complete MCC detention officer course

FROM PRESS RELEASE Statesville, NC – Mitchell Community College held a graduation ceremony for the first Detention Officer Certification Course (DOCC) on Wednesday, September 27. Seven students completed the course designed to prepare individuals for certification as a detention officer. The DOCC students completed their state examination Wednesday morning, earning some of the highest scores […]

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2015-05-26Developing

Three South Iredell schools closed Tuesday, others delay buses following accident

PRESS RELEASE A traffic accident near Lake Norman High School this morning necessitates the closing of Lake Norman High School, Lakeshore Middle and Lakeshore Elementary for students and staff today. The District is unable to move buses off campus. The following schools will experience a 2 hour delay in bus transportation..Brawley Middle School, Mt. Mourne […]

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MCC announces scholarship honoring Dr. Eason

FROM PRESS RELEASE Statesville, NC – Mitchell Community College president Dr. Tim Brewer has announced the creation of an endowed scholarship fund to be named in memory of former college president Dr. Doug Eason. Eason, who passed away in July, was president of Mitchell for two decades. “Dr. Eason always made it clear that the […]

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MCC Board of Trustee appointments announced

FROM PRESS RELEASE Statesville, NC – Mitchell Community College announced on Wednesday, September 20 the appointment of the following Board of Trustee members. Mr. George Brawley was reappointed for a four-year term, effective July 1, 2017, by Board of Education of the Mooresville Graded School District. Mrs. Sara Haire-Tice was reappointed for a four-year term, […]

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2015-05-26Developing

Bomb threat forces evacuation of Iredell elementary school

ADAPTED RADIO SCRIPT Shepherd Elementary School was evacuated Wednesday morning after a bomb threat was received via phone. Iredell Sheriff Darren Campbell says the threat proved to be without base after Deputies and bomb dogs searched the building. This happened around 11:00. Students were able to return to class after the school was cleared. Campbell […]

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Haynes resigns from I-SS Board

A seat on the Iredell-Statesville Schools Board of Education left vacant by the resignation of Cindy Haynes this week will be filled by the selection of other board members.  This according to an e-mail from Iredell Board of Elections Director Becky Galliher which says state law mandates that since the office is non-partisan. Haynes cited […]

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New book recounts Dalton Edwards’ dealings with cancer

PRESS RELEASE STATESVILLE, N.C. — Statesville Free News is excited to announce the publication of A Warrior’s Life: The Dalton Edwards Story, a book chronicling the Statesville teen’s nearly four-year battle with hepatocellular carcinoma. An ebook and print edition are available through Amazon. All proceeds from the sale of the book will go to the […]

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